Yacoub Shomali is a public policy professional and currently the Head of Corporate Affairs at Rain, the leading regulated cryptocurrency platform in MENA. Previously, Yacoub was a Project Leader at the Boston Consulting Group in Dubai, UAE. He previously worked at the International Labour Organization, World Bank, and the Jordan Strategy Forum. Yacoub holds an MPA/ID degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University where he was awarded with the Kennedy Fellowship for outstanding academic achievement and professional promise.